Drag and drop a Bookmark

Terry Judd tsj at unimelb.edu.au
Sun Feb 27 17:07:25 EST 2011

Is this under Windows? Because on OSX I get the URL and not the title when
dragging bookmarks from both Safari and Firefox into a Livecode field. In
fact from memory, to get the title on a Mac you need to grab the url, load
it and then parse the text between the title tags.


On 28/02/11 7:15 AM, "Thomas Bähler" <toeloop at swissonline.ch> wrote:

> Hi
> I'd like to drag a bookmark off a browser and drop it in a field in LiveCode.
> So far I get only the titel of the bookmark in the field but not the URL. For
> instance, I get "iGoogle" but I would like to get "http://www.google.com/ig".
> Or even better, I want to retrieve both chunks. How do I do this?
> Thanks
> Thomas
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Dr Terry Judd | Senior Lecturer in Medical Education
Medical Education Unit
Melbourne Medical School
The University of Melbourne

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